In the case of the Mayor and City Council of Columbus vs. The Commercial Dispatch, the Mississippi Supreme Court confirmed that public boards and councils violate the law when they split into small groups for closed discussions.
Perhaps it is too much to expect in an era of instant global communication that people, universally, would not go into “attack the messenger” mode any time they read or saw something at odds with their views.
After New Orleans removed a memorial obelisk and statutes of Confederate Gens. Robert E. Lee and P.G.T. Beauregard and President Jefferson Davis, a Mississippi lawmaker called for ‘lynching’ of the city’s Mayor Mitch Landrieu. That’s not the right voice.
Sophia Myers died Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, less than a month from her eighth birthday. She had been diagnosed in February with DIPG, a rare form of brain cancer. Sophia captured the hearts of people across South Mississippi and the country as she bravely fought against the fatal disease while her parents, Angel and Josh Myers, did all they could to make her final days happy and comfortable.
Sophia Myers was an angel among us
Who really is the Hermit of Deer Island?
He left a big corporation to be his own boss. Now his business is taking off.